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Title: An improved neoclassical drift-magnetohydrodynamical fluid model of helical magnetic island equilibria in tokamak plasmas

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Department of Physics, Institute for Fusion Studies, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712
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Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1252270
Grant/Contract Number:  
FG02-04ER-54742
Resource Type:
Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Physics of Plasmas
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Physics of Plasmas Journal Volume: 23 Journal Issue: 5; Journal ID: ISSN 1070-664X
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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Fitzpatrick, Richard. An improved neoclassical drift-magnetohydrodynamical fluid model of helical magnetic island equilibria in tokamak plasmas. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.1063/1.4948559.
Fitzpatrick, Richard. An improved neoclassical drift-magnetohydrodynamical fluid model of helical magnetic island equilibria in tokamak plasmas. United States. doi:10.1063/1.4948559.
Fitzpatrick, Richard. Mon . "An improved neoclassical drift-magnetohydrodynamical fluid model of helical magnetic island equilibria in tokamak plasmas". United States. doi:10.1063/1.4948559.
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